All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.
Quote by Thomas Fuller
The pyramids themselves, doting with age, have forgotten the names of their founders.
A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife.
First get an absolute conquest over thyself, and then thou wilt easily govern thy wife.
Welcome death, quoth the rat, when the trap fell.
Birth is the beginning of death
The more wit the less courage.
Bad excuses are worse than none
Learning hath gained most by those books by which printers have lost.
A man's best fortune, or his worst, is his wife
If you would have a good wife, marry one who has been a good daughter.
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally...
One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.
Better break your word than do worse in keeping it.
A woman, a dog and a walnut tree, the more you beat them, the better...
Better a tooth out than always aching.
There is more pleasure in loving than in being beloved.
An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with.
We ought to see far enough into a hypocrite to see even his sincerity.
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree, while...
We are born crying, live complaining, and die disappointed.